Thrombus Enhancement Sign for Differentiation of Embolism and Arteriosclerosis-Related Acute ...
Journal of Stroke
2M ago
Background and Purpose To evaluate whether the thrombus enhancement sign (TES) can be used to differentiate embolic large vessel occlusion (LVO) from in situ intracranial atherosclerotic stenosis (ICAS)-related LVO in the anterior circulation of patients with acute ischemic stroke (AIS). Methods Patients with LVO in the anterior circulation who underwent both non-contrast computed tomography (CT) and CT angiography and mechanical thrombectomy were retrospectively enrolled. Both embolic LVO (embo-LVO) and in situ ICAS-related LVO (ICAS-LVO) were confirmed by two neurointerventional radiologists more
Visit website

Follow Journal of Stroke on Feedspot

Continue with Google
Continue with Apple